Foxes class from Castlewood Primary in Horsham, West Sussex have today been revealed as the winners of Beano’s Britain’s Funniest Class national joke competition

Beano’s Britain’s Funniest Class Revealed after nationwide joke challenge

Foxes class from Castlewood Primary in Horsham, West Sussex have today been revealed as the winners of Beano’s Britain’s Funniest Class national joke competition. Their joke, “At the bank a lady asked me to check her balance, so I pushed her over” received over a third of the final 7.4 million votes on Beano.com, crowningContinue reading Beano’s Britain’s Funniest Class Revealed after nationwide joke challenge

“Seeing the Bigger Picture” by David Shaw

What has the EU Ever Done for Us? “Europe+” Comic Challenge goes on tour

The shortlisted entries of this year’s Animate Europe comics competition, challenging creators with to come up with a comic addressing the value of the European Union, are now on tour around the continent. With Britain’s involvement in the EU drawing to a close, despite the difficulties reaching that end, there has to be more than aContinue reading What has the EU Ever Done for Us? “Europe+” Comic Challenge goes on tour

Midnight Shadow by SIDEBURN004

Silent Manga Audition offers publishing opportunities in Japan for international artists

Russian Silent Manga Audition MasterClass member SIDEBURN004 made recently recently, by being the first SMA MasterClass member to debut in a Japanese manga magazine. A work originally conceived by Japanese manga artist Matsuri Midou (Black Terror) for the first Zenon Creator Audition, “Midnight Shadow” tells the story of Alice, a young woman plagued with theContinue reading Silent Manga Audition offers publishing opportunities in Japan for international artists

Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2019 Hell of a Comic Art Challenge

Hellboy-inspired “Hell of a Comic Art Challenge” launched by Lakes International Comic Art Festival

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2019 is inviting students of the arts, young comic art enthusiasts and the next generation of comic creators to flex their creative talents by exploring the depths of Hell to create a new comic character. The Hell of a Comic Art Challenge, a competition supported by the University ofContinue reading Hellboy-inspired “Hell of a Comic Art Challenge” launched by Lakes International Comic Art Festival

The winners of the 12th edition of the Manga Jiman competition

Manga Jiman 2018 Winners on display at Embassy of Japan

The winners of the 12th edition of the Manga Jiman competition were revealed at a reception hosted at the Embassy of Japan last month – and an exhibition of the strips is on display until the end of March. The reception also saw announcements for the British Museum‘s upcoming Manga exhibition, which opens in May,Continue reading Manga Jiman 2018 Winners on display at Embassy of Japan